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Benelli, Ugo (<i>born</i> 1935), tenor

Elizabeth Forbes

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, issue Published in print December 1992 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Genoa, 20 Jan 1935). Italian tenor. He studied in Milan, making his début at the Piccola Scala in 1960, then singing at La Scala, the Rome Opera and other Italian theatres. In 1966 he sang Auber’s Fra Diavolo at Wexford. He first sang at Glyndebourne in 1967 as Nemorino (L’elisir d’amore), returning as Narciso (Il turco in Italia), Truffaldino (The Love for Three Oranges)

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